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Here’s an idea: Let’s put aircraft black boxes in the cloud

As searchers from more than two dozen countries continue to look for the missing Malaysian Airlines Flight 370, some transportation experts are calling for a revamp of the traditional black box flight recorder, recommending that at least some key flight data be transmitted from aircraft to the cloud.

Great idea but how do they upload the data in the middle of nowhere?